Irish development and investment group, Ardale Property, have lodged a planning application with Fingal County Council to develop a prominent site on Strand Road in Portmarnock. The overall scheme will have a total gross value in excess of €12million.
The site, formerly the Tin Church, is located is on a high profile corner position within the village, at the junction between the Strand Road and St. Laurence O’Toole’s Avenue. The total size of the site is 0.93 acres.
The proposed development comprises of a convenience retail store, which would include an off licence area, and is over 2,000 square metres. The development is two storeys with the retail store located on the first floor and will have undercroft parking at ground level to facilitate 75 vehicles.
It is expected that the finished project will create in excess of 40 jobs for the area in addition to those jobs created during construction.
Alan Hegarty, Director of Ardale Property Group, said; “This is an extremely exciting project for the area of Portmarnock that will bring not only jobs but a unique retail offering to the area. We have held extensive discussions and worked hard with the planners to ensure planning and design requirements are in line with the area. We are looking forward to commencing construction once the planning cycle is finalised and creating a positive new retail store for people in Portmarnock and the surrounding areas.
Ardale Property Group
The Ardale Property Group is an Irish-based retail and residential led development and investment platform. The Ardale management team has been at the forefront of retail and residential development in Ireland for over twenty years. They have directly overseen and managed one of the largest retail and residential property portfolios in Ireland.
Ardale are currently developing a number of pre-let retail developments, including a prominent site at Clarehall and a number of residential sites in the greater Dublin area.
Previous ownership interests of the Group include Ireland’s largest homebuilder, Castlethorn Construction, through to Ireland’s most valuable investment asset, Dundrum Town Centre, as well as a host of other office, retail, residential and development land assets including high profile retail assets such as Whitewater Shopping Centre and The Park, Carrickmines.